The South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble performs a concert with some old world selections added to give it just "A Touch of Italy" tonight in the Performing Arts Center at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in Galloway Township.

"Trieste Overture," "An Italian in Algiers" and "The Barber of Seville Overture" will be the opening selections for the concert. Forty-five of the area's best high school and college student musicians join the ensemble for the second half and present such Italian favorites as "Carnival of Venice" with guest euphonium soloist John Palatucci, and Italian Rhapsody, which includes "The Wedding Tarantella," "Caderna March" and "The Anvil Chorus."

If You Go: The concert starts 7:30 tonight at Stockton, Jimmie Leeds Road. All tickets are $17 and may be ordered at stockton.pac.org or by calling the box office at 609-652-9000. The box office is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and 90 minutes before the performance.

Casinos

JOE HOLIDAY ALL AGES MAGIC SHOW, 6:30 p.m., Tropicana, The Comedy Stop, $20, $10 children. 609-340-4020.

DISCO LADY STARRING MAXINE NIGHTINGALE, 8 p.m., Resorts, Superstar Theater, $25. 800-322-SHOW.

Comedy

JEFF PIRRAMI, DENNIS BLAIR, KEVIN MEANEY, 9 p.m., Borgata Comedy Club, Music Box, $20.

Events

CAPE MAY'S SPRING FESTIVAL, various hours and locations, celebrate the arrival of Springtime, includes chocolate championship tour and tasting, private homes tours, ghost tours, murder mystery dinners, food and wine events, living history programs, Cape May. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or CapeMayMac.org

MONDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES, 7 p.m., "Fire In The Blood," the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies blocked access to low cost AIDS drugs for Africa and the global south, Performing Arts Center of Middle Township, 212 Bayberry Drive, Cape May Court House, $8. 609-463-1924 or MiddlePAC.net

SPRING BREAK AT ABSECON LIGHTHOUSE, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., last climb at 3:30 p.m., Absecon Lighthouse, 31 So. Rhode Island Ave., Atlantic City, free admission to museum, grounds, parking; climb: $7 adults, $5 seniors, $4 ages 4 to 12, $3 Atlantic City residents. 609-449-1360 or AbseconLighthouse.org

Music

STOCKTON CHORAL MUSIC, 7:30 p.m., Stockton Select Chorale Ensemble "Let All My Life Be Music," Campus Center Theatre, Stockton College, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $10 general admission, $8 students and seniors with ID. 609-652-9000 or StocktonPAC.org

Nightlife

BORGATA HOTEL CASINO & SPA, 1 Borgata Way, mur.mur - Victor Niglio, 609-317-1000.

TROPICANA CASINO AND RESORT, 2831 Boardwalk, Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter- Karaoke, 8 p.m., 609-344-6565.

Galloway Township

THE DUBLINER IRISH PUB AND GRILL, Quizzo, 8 p.m., Downtown Plaza, 325 Jimmie Leeds Road, 609-652-2210.

Margate

STEVE AND COOKIE'S BY THE BAY, Bill McGrady, 7 p.m., Amherst Avenue, 609-823-1163.

TOMATOE'S, Budesa Brothers, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535.

Wildwood

THE DECK AT HOLLY BEACH, The Rock, Open Mic/Jam Session hosted by Mike Dempsey, the drummer of Stellar Mojo, 9 p.m., 3401 Pacific Ave., 609-522-6100.

SHAMROCK CAFE, The R.O.C.K. Full Production Open Mic, 3700 Pacific Ave., 609-522-7552.